Research support service is available via the UTL's virtual reference service, Ask a Librarian, open in the evenings and weekends.
|Monday–Thursday||9:00 am–10:00 pm|
|Friday||9:00 am–5:00 pm|
|Saturday||12:00 pm–6:00 pm|
|Sunday||12:00 pm–6:00 pm|
Closed Monday, 15 February (Family Day) and Friday, 2 April (Good Friday).
Basic questions related to navigating the libraries (such as locating a particular book title in the catalogue) can be sent via email.
Please use your @mail.utoronto.ca account, identifying the course (VIC159) in the subject line.
We aim to respond to messages within twenty-four hours, Monday to Friday, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (please note we do not check our email accounts in the evenings or on the weekends).
Colin Deinhardt (Reader Services and Instruction Librarian, E.J. Pratt Library) is available for appointments customized to the research requirements of particular assignments.
We are generally available for virtual consultations Monday to Friday, between 10:00 am and 5:00 pm. An advanced notice of at least twenty-four hours is required (excluding weekends and holidays).
Before booking an appointment, please conduct preliminary research using the resources outlined in this guide, and locate at least one scholarly source (such as a book or journal article) that is relevant to your topic of research.
To schedule an appointment, contact Colin (email@example.com).
In-person appointments are not available during the 2020–2021 academic year.
Currently, we are providing this service online via Zoom.